What does disinfection mean?

Definitions for disinfection

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word disinfection.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disinfection(noun)

    treatment to destroy harmful microorganisms


  1. disinfection(Noun)

    Treatment with disinfectant materials in order to destroy harmful microorganisms

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disinfection(noun)

    the act of disinfecting; purification from infecting matter

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Disinfection

    Rendering pathogens harmless through the use of heat, antiseptics, antibacterial agents, etc.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disinfection in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disinfection in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Richard Luthy:

    Dr. Edwards is correct, chloroform (and similar disinfection by-products) don’t come from corroded iron pipes or lead-containing pipes.

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